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Is Bulgaria Safe for Female Solo Travellers?

Is Bulgaria Safe for Female Solo Travellers?

The other day, my mom sent me a concerned message of me withholding important information about the country I was living in at that time: Bulgaria. Is Bulgaria safe? Especialy if you do Bulgaria solo travel? Mom heard terribly concerning stories about armed police, the mafia and generally it doesn’t appear to be a good […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in Veliko Tarnovo

Top 10 Things to Do in Veliko Tarnovo

According to many travellers to Bulgaria, Veliko Tarnovo (Велико Търново, Veliko Tŭrnovo) is the most beautiful city in Bulgaria. I had to see for myself (being utterly fond of Plovdiv and its remarkable sights). Even with the bar being set high, Veliko Tarnovo exceeded my expectations. It is just marvelous with its various layers, its […]

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15 Ideas for Day Trips from Plovdiv

Top 20 Things to Do in Plovdiv

The second largest city in Bulgaria, Plovdiv, has so much to offer. It’s only an hour’s drive away from Sofia, has amazing mountains within and outside the city borders and is full of history all the way back to the old Romans. In short, there are tons of things to do in Plovdiv, but if […]

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How to Get from Sofia to Plovdiv

How to Get from Sofia to Plovdiv

There are tons of things to do in Plovdiv or Sofia and the cities are actually quite close to one another. So if you are wondering how best to get from Sofia to Plovdiv or Plovdiv to Sofia, with or without a car, here is your quick guide.

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